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Sandy Lyle (#47370549)
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Bio Photo In the spring of 2010, I became interested in finding out more about my father's family. My g-g-g-g grandfather, John P Lyle, settled in Paulding Co, Georgia, sometime before 1840. It is thought that he received land in the 1832 land lottery of the Cherokee lands. I worked on the LYLE family tree and then started looking for the graves of my extended family. I spend the majority of my time looking for graves in Paulding County and the counties that surround Paulding, such as Haralson, Polk, Bartow, Carroll, Douglas, Cobb and Cherokee. I have found this to be a great way to fill in those extra hours I now have in my life as a retired person.
I have to give credit to my brother, Tom 'CC' Lyle, and to my 1st cousin once removed, Dianne Eberhardt, for allowing me to use their genealogy research information in several of my FAG memorials.
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Patricia Farmer
Daniel Blackman
Thanks for the information. I added it.
Added by Patricia Farmer on May 04, 2015 11:39 AM
DON SHARP
RE: Mary Ann
Hi there,
I just got back from the cemetery. The birth year 1848 must be wrong on the marker and it should be 1840. Would it be possible to merge with the memorial created by Ed Elstan # 64665984.
Hope you have a great weekend.
Don
Added by DON SHARP on May 02, 2015 2:00 PM
DON SHARP
Mary Ann "Polly' Blackmon # 118293393
Hi Sandy,
I am doing some family research on my Adams' ancestry. I noticed that you have a memorial for Mary Ann created in Smyrna UMC. But I show no listing for her at Smyrna UMC in the Carroll County Cemetery survey book. Is it possible that your Mary Ann and Mrs. P.A. Adams # 64665984 are one in the same. William Adams married Polly Ann Folds 7-16-1868 in Carroll County, GA. I believe the birth year for Mrs. P.A. Adams is actually 1840, not 1848. She is buried next to William and his first wife, Millie Hooper Adams. I believe P.A. is for Polly Ann. Any advice or help would be greatly appreciated. I'll try to visit the cemetery shortly.
Don
Added by DON SHARP on May 02, 2015 10:02 AM
Susanne D
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Hello, I'm I Find a Grave volunteer who lives near Memorial Cemetery in Skokie. There is some confusion about taking photos at this cemetery, but I have taken a number in the last few years. What I can't do is look up the location for you. If you call the cemetery 847-864-5061 and then post the location in your request, I will attempt to fulfill it. Some folks have reported to me that the cemetery will not give out the location via phone. This is hard to understand if you are a family member. I would prefer to have the location posted rather than sent to me via email. Susanne D
Added by Susanne D on Apr 22, 2015 8:27 AM
JayCee
RE: Nancy Clementine Garrison Lyle #102378327
You are welcome. I wish I could find all of the photo requests.
Added by JayCee on Apr 09, 2015 7:43 PM
Sabrina King Combs
RE: William C Lyle
No problem. I've been saying for years that I wanted to go up and have a look at that cemetery since there are some Civil War soldiers buried there, and you gave me the perfect opportunity. :-)

Sabrina
Added by Sabrina King Combs on Mar 13, 2015 1:34 AM
jenleidris
RE: Tavie Brooks White, James R White and Mary E Holcombe White
I was glad to do it!
Added by jenleidris on Mar 10, 2015 9:37 PM
Michelle Hillier
RE: Alberta Agnes Lyle Hill # 81006603
Your welcome. Oh how I wish you had some relatives for me but unfortunately my family came from Hungary and refused to discussed their families in the "old country". Not to mentioned that: 1-their last names were changed at Ellis Island and 2-it is common as Smith and Jones: and 3-they rarely ever gave their children middle names and the children's names were the same as their's. The way they "distinguished" themselves were by their occupation. Such as Joe the butcher or Joe the son of Joe the butcher. Ugh! I have hit a brick wall with my grand parents so my tree is very small. Thanks for the offer. Michelle
Added by Michelle Hillier on Mar 10, 2015 6:32 AM
Michelle Hillier
RE: Alberta Agnes Lyle Hill # 81006603
Alberta is not my memorial - sorry. I did however, look thru all of my memorials and I found 1 Lyle, Margaret that I transferred to you. I wish I had more for you. However, if you do find someone in your family that has me as a creator, I will be more than happy to give them to you. Hopefully, the creator of Alberta and other Lyle's will be kind enough to send them to you. Have a great day. Michelle
Added by Michelle Hillier on Mar 09, 2015 8:02 PM
DON SHARP
RE: Donald Lee Lyle # 112485916
You are very welcome! Sandy, do you live in the Carrollton area? I have located a website that contains the cemetery surveys for Haralson County, GA. It has helped me to locate the burial sites for family not listed on findagrave.
Don
Added by DON SHARP on Mar 09, 2015 7:14 AM
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